Narnia books are better- but these are definitely thought provoking. The question is: where are we going with our "progress"?Published 7 months ago by Karen Toepp
This novel was absolutely wonderful. I was a bit apprehensive upon picking up this book, as Science-Fiction has never really been my genre, but CS Lewis' writing style never... Read morePublished on Aug. 9 2006 by Hester
If one is likely to read and love C.S.Lewis' The Chronicles of Narnia, one cannot help but be equally satisfied, and in some ways more, with this book and the other two in the... Read morePublished on May 28 2002 by A. Miller
"Out of the Silent Planet" is a stunnigly captive and imaginative tale. C.S. Lewis, the mastermind behind many great books, really struck it in with this one. Read morePublished on May 7 2002 by Ben!
This is the great lay-theologian's foray into sci-fi, first published in 1938. I mention that date, because this book does not resemble much current "science fiction. Read morePublished on April 13 2002 by Cipriano
I tackled these books after a recommendation and reading the Narnia books. Though a little hard to understand occasionally, very insightful. I enjoyed them. Read morePublished on March 26 2002
Its an allegory with a smidgen of sci-fi ("speculative" fiction), but Out of the Silent Planet is surprisingly a deftly written and enjoyable tale. Read morePublished on Jan. 28 2002 by kankan
The theme throughout these three books is man's battle (or, rather, intelligent life's battle) between good and evil, with some very obvious, but not stifling, religious overtones... Read morePublished on Jan. 7 2002 by cdale8